GRAY, Goldie

GRAY, Goldie, 86, of Bellaire, OH, died Sunday, January 27, 2013, in St. Clairsville, OH.

Goldie was born January 12, 1927 in Martins Ferry, OH, a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Klein Bazar.

She was retired from the former Sickles Glass of Bellaire, and was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Neffs, OH.

Preceding her in death was her husband, John “Johnny” Gray; a son, John Jay Gray; six brothers, Donnie, Ray, Frank, George, Joseph and Charlie Bazar; a sister, Mary Shemenski.

Surviving is a daughter, with whom she made her home, Becky (Chris) Stead of St. Clairsville, OH; a son, Mark (Karen) Gray of Bridgeport, OH; two brothers, Bill Bazar of Smithton, PA, Thomas (Evelyn) Bazar of Martins Ferry, OH; three sisters, Helen Doughty and Violet Padgelek, both of Martins Ferry, OH, and Delores George of Tiltonsville, OH; and a special niece, Marilyn Peck of Adena, OH. Also surviving are 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received Wednesday January 30, 2013, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 441 37th St., Bellaire, OH.

There will be a vigil service at 3:45 p.m. in the funeral home.

Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Neffs with Fr. Daniel Heusel as Celebrant.

Interment follows in Belmont County Memorial Park Cemetery St. Clairsville, OH.

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